A total of 15 lawyers from ARQIS belong to the “Best Lawyers in Germany 2020”. Our lawyers were honoured in the categories mergers and acquisitions law, corporate law, data security and privacy law, labor and employment law, employee benefits law, arbitration and mediation, litigation, project finance and development practice and intellectual property law. In addition, HR.Law by ARQIS was awarded the “Top-Listed City Award”. This means ARQIS is the labour law team in Düsseldorf with the most lawyers recognised as “BestLawyers” this year.
Three partners of ARQIS Rechtsanwälte have been honoured as “Top Lawyers” in this year’s WirtschaftsWoche-surveys of the most renowned law firms and lawyers: Dr. Andrea Panzer-Heemeier and Tobias Neufeld received the award for their advice on labour law, Dr. Jörn-Christian Schulze for his reputation in the field of mergers and acquisitions.
ARQIS has advised Omnes Capital on signing a solar energy partnership through its Capenergie 4 fund, with ILOS New Energy in Germany.
ARQIS has advised AVS Verkehrssicherung GmbH (AVS), a portfolio company of Triton Fonds IV, on the acquisition of Gerding GmbH Verkehrstechnik and MIS GmbH (Gerding/MIS), a renowned provider in the field of traffic technology based in Senden/Münsterland.
ARQIS has advised Agile Robots AG (“Agile Robots“), a highly innovative robotics company, on its Series A financing round.
ARQIS has advised KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG on the acquisition of a real estate project in Wiesbaden-Schierstein for the special fund KGAL/HI Wohnen Core 2, which it manages. The seller is Athora Real Estate S.à.r.l. from Luxembourg. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.
ARQIS advises the Founder of WOW Tech Group in conjunction with the Sale of Shares to CDH Investments()
ARQIS advised Johannes Graf Plettenberg, the founder and CEO of WOW Tech Group (WOW Tech), a sex toy manufacturer headquartered in Berlin, in conjunction with the sale of his shares to Singapore-based private equity group CDH Investments (CDH) as well as a subsequent re-investment in the target group.
The Duesseldorf office of ARQIS Rechtsanwälte will be strengthened on March 1, 2020 with the employment law specialist Tobias Neufeld as equity partner.